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Meaning of Grayson

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The name Grayson has the following meaning:

The son of a gray-haired man.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.


As a baby boy name, Grayson is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 275 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Grayson rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 17 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 172 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Grayson in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Grayson is pronounced as gray-sun


Grayson originates from the English language.

See other suggested English boy baby names.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Grayson and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Grayson: Boys - Bedford, Brain, Clayton, Dane, Denton, Denzel, Doctor, Drake, Dudley, Dunstan, Elton, Fletcher, Glover, Jayce, Lamar, Landon, Lawson, Lincoln, Miller, Norton, Orange, Girls - Aleta, Amelia, Corda, Dayna, Fronie, India, Julissa, Katie, Kaya, Lu, Mckenna, Mettie, Paula, Tatum, Tawana, Both genders - Bailey, Devon, Hollis, Leigh, Sonny



Common nicknames for the name Grayson are: Gray


We think the name Grayson should fall under the following style category: Ending with N.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Grayson to be: Talented, handsome and sexy gentleman

In one word, you might describe Grayson as a(n) "talented" person.

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Faces of



Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Grayson (or its variants) are:

Grayson Hall , born on 18 September, a famous actor. Grayson Hall 's background: An Oscar-nominated American actress.

Grayson Perry, born on 24 March, a famous artist. Grayson Perry's background: An award-winning English artist, best known for his ceramics and cross-dressing. He has also worked in other forms, including drawing and embroidery, and has written a graphic novel, Cycle of Violence. Perry is the first ceramic artist and public transvestite to win the Turner Prize, which he was awarded in 2003.

Grayson McCouch , born on 29 October, a famous actor. Grayson McCouch 's background: An American actor. He played the role of Dusty Donovan on the daytime soap opera As The World Turns. Last seen onscreen following his characters murder January 18, 2008.
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Grayson (275)
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